DIEPPE, N.B. — The Atlantic Provinces Trucking Association (APTA) has a new executive director, beginning today.
Jean-Marc Picard, a native of Edmunston, N.B., joins the association to manage its affairs and help advance the interests of its members. He replaces Peter Nelson, who vacated the position Aug. 26.
Picard graduated from the University of Moncton in 1995 with a Bachelor in Business Administration. He then worked for CN in Montreal and transferred to its operations in Winnipeg and then Calgary, where he spent 10 years.
Picard has held various roles within CN’s transportation and logistics operations and also worked for a major fertilizer manufacturer. In 2007, Picard moved back to New Brunswick and worked in the fertilizer and banking industries.
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